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Create a Dramatic Abstract Artwork
Balance within an abstract piece of art is not a simple matter of ratios or obeying hard-and-fast rules. Instead, it has more to do with finding harmony among each of the elements competing for the viewer’s attention. By giving certain elements more prominence, you allow the viewer’s eye to move purposefully through the work without becoming lost or jaded.
This tutorial will show you how to make a beautiful lighting effect on scatters by using Photoshop. Actually, it is hard to tell you exactly how to come into the final result as displayed in the article. You should play around with opacity, fill settings, combine with eraser, smudge tools to finalize the art work.
In this tutorial, it will demonstrate you how to design a special purple lighting effect scene. It is like our previous abstract effect tutorials. A lot of brushes functions are involved as you may be aware that, brushes can be used to create lots of shapes and sharpen image.
Colorful abstract background can be applied to many different objects. Therefore, it is very useful in most of the time. You can use the similar idea to design your own abstract background to suit for your different needs.
In this tutorial, it is going to create fantastic universe using combination techniques in Photoshop. Using the same idea with different pictures, the result could be very different. It is a very good combination, as sky, sea & universe with planets are combined in the same picture naturally.
Abstract effect can be applied widely for main object or background, as long as the abstract effect can match with your artwork’s theme. Once you are familiar with the techniques, you can create your own artworks simply.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to create the light stream picture. The original picture is from NASA site. Take a smallish hard brush and just scribble in different colours. Basically just play around until you come up with something you like. Here is mine with a few more light streams added.